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WEHRLIN, Robert (1903 - 1964), Painter, draughtsman, engraver, illustrator

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
WEHRLIN, Robert (1903 - 1964), Painter, draughtsman, engraver, illustrator

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Swiss, 20th century, male.

Active in France from 1925.

Born 8 March 1903, in Winterthur; died 29 February 1964, in Winterthur.

Painter (gouache), draughtsman, engraver, illustrator. Nudes, portraits, still-lifes, landscapes. Murals, designs for stained glass, designs for tapestries.

Robert Wehrlin's father, who originally came from the Thurgau Canton, was a cantonal councillor, then journalist and writer, and his mother was from Bern. After

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